Iran is a country located in the Middle East and borders Armenia, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Turkey and Turkmenistan. It currently has a population of 78 million according the CIA World Factbook. Tehran is the capital and the official language is Persian.
Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles
Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays ballistic missiles, including the type fired at IS targets in Syria
Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations demand that Qatar close Al-Jazeera, cut diplomatic ties to Iran , shutter Turkish base
Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations demand that Qatar close Al-Jazeera, cut diplomatic ties to Iran, shutter Turkish base
Iran begins exporting gas to Iraq
Iranian media are saying the country has begun exporting gas to neighboring Iraq. The Thursday report by the semi-official Fars news agency said the exports began late Wednesday through a pipeline straight to Baghdad. According to the report, the daily flow will start at around 7 billion cubic
US student's death after North Korea release raises questions
At the time of Otto Warmbier's trip, Young Pioneer Tours described their excursions to North Korea online as "extremely safe."
House GOP stalls Iran , Russia sanctions, blames procedure
House Republicans are stalling a hugely popular bill to slap Iran and Russia with economic sanctions over a procedural issue they're blaming the Senate for creating
Pakistan's foreign ministry confirms downing of Iran drone
Pakistan confirms its air force shot down an unmanned Iranian drone in southwestern Baluchistan province
Iran's elite force rejects Saudi claims of foiled attack
Iran's Revolutionary Guard is rejecting Saudi claims that its navy captured three members of the elite force intending to carry out an attack on a major offshore oilfield.
US military shoots down Iranian -made drone in southern Syria
The U.S. military says it shot down an Iranian-made, armed drone in southern Syria, marking the third time this month that that the U.S. has downed aircraft affiliated with Syrian President Bashar Assad's government
Iran's top leader opposes Iraqi Kurdish independence vote
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has spoken out against a referendum on independence for Iraqi Kurds set for later this year